The adaptation and the preliminary validation of the cognitive style questionnaire on Romanian population; a brief research report
University of Oradea, Romania
The article presents the Romanian norms for the Cognitive Style Questionnaire. The results are, in general consistent with those reported in earlier normative studies involving English-speaking samples. The sample of this study consisted of clinical and non-clinical subjects (N=736). The reliability of the new instrument is adequate, internal consistency coefficients (Cronbach’s Alpha) ranging from .68 to .84.
Keywords: cognitive style, depression, Romanian norms, Cognitive Style Questionnaire